butyraceous definition by Webster's New World
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of, like, or producing butter
Origin: Classical Latin butyrum (see butter) plush -aceous
butyraceous definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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Resembling butter in appearance, consistency, or chemical properties.
Origin: Latin būtȳrum, butter; see butter + -aceous.
butyraceous - Medical Definition
Buttery in consistency.